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Voucher scheme will ensure pupils across Redditch still get nutritious meals whilst they stay at home

This scheme allows schools to provide every eligible child with a weekly shopping voucher worth £15 to spend at supermarkets while schools are closed due to coronavirus.

My thank you letter to NHS staff

I’ve a letter to the Chief Executive of Worcestershire Acute Hospitals NHS Trust, Matthew Hopkins, to thank every single member of his staff for everything they’re doing during this coronavirus crisis.

New coronavirus support measures for the self-employed

This scheme will allow self-employed people to claim a taxable grant worth 80% of your trading profits up to a maximum of £2,500 per month for the next 3 months. This may be extended if needed. Who can apply You can apply if you’re a self-employed individual or a...

Rachel and police inspector urge residents to stay at home

Yesterday (March 26th), Rachel spoke over the phone to the Safer Neighbourhood Team Inspector for Redditch and discussed the situation on the ground in the town to ensure the Government’s message is getting through.

Extra protection for businesses with ban on evictions for commercial tenants who miss rent payments

Many landlords and tenants are already having conversations and reaching voluntary arrangements about rental payments due shortly but the government recognises businesses struggling with their cash flow due to coronavirus remain worried about eviction.

£500 million hardship fund will provide council tax relief for vulnerable households

The government has set out that the Hardship Fund, which was announced by the Chancellor at Budget, will go to local authorities in England to enable them to reduce the 2020 to 2021 council tax bills of working age people receiving Local Council Tax Support.

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Rachel Maclean MP

Rachel Maclean MP

Member of Parliament for Redditch

About Rachel

A Midlands girl, Rachel went to the local comprehensive school and is a working Mum with four grown up children and two rescue dogs, Phoebe & Herbie. She has spent most of her life in the Solihull and Birmingham area. As promised at the General Election in 2017, Rachel, her family, Phoebe & Herbie the dogs have now moved to the constituency.

Rachel has a background in business, after she married her husband David, they set up a Birmingham based publishing company, specialising in IT and software content. Over the years she faced the challenges and setbacks that many small business owners experience, but the business eventually flourished and now employs people from all over the Midlands area including Redditch people, as well as having an international presence.

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